Take the last frame to Clarksville …

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Take the last frame to Clarksville … for the first time in over three decades, film has returned to the corner of Franklin and First! Sponsored by Planters Bank, with additional support provided by the Clarksville-Montgomery County Arts & Heritage Development Council, this film series features vintage flicks and modern classics, presented on Sunday afternoons in our 169-seat auditorium.

Admission is $5 (cash or check only). Tickets for each film go on sale one week prior to the showing and are available at the box office between 9:00am and 2:00pm, Monday through Friday. Any remaining tickets are available at the door one hour prior to showtime. Popcorn, assorted candy and drinks are available as concessions.

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

 
When hard times hit Swallow Falls, its townspeople can only afford to eat sardines. Flint Lockwood, a failed inventor, thinks he has the answer to the town’s crisis. He builds a machine that converts water into food and becomes a local hero when tasty treats fall from the sky like rain. But when the machine spins out of control and threatens to bury the whole world under giant mounds of food, Flint finds he may have bitten off more than he can chew.

2pm September 22
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 89 minutes
Release year: 2009
Directors: Christopher Miller, Phil Lord
Cast: Bill Hader, Anna Faris, James Caan, Andy Samberg, Bruce Campbell
Cars

Cars

 
A cocky hot rod gets stuck in a small town en route to a big race, and learns a lesson in humility. With the help of the town’s quirky car population, he learns that sometimes life is more about the voyage than the outcome of the race.

2pm September 29
 
Rating: G
Running time: 116 minutes
Release year: 2006
Directors: John Lasseter, Joe Ranft
Cast: Owen Wilson, Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt, Larry the Cable Guy, Cheech Marin
Moana

Moana

 
Inexplicably drawn to the ocean, Moana convinces the mighty demigod Maui to join her mission, and he reluctantly helps her become a wayfinder like her ancestors who sailed before her. Together, they voyage across the open ocean on an action-packed adventure, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds, and along the way, Moana fulfills her quest and discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity.

2pm October 6
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 113 minutes
Release year: 2016
Directors: Ron Clements, John Musker
Cast: Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Temuera Morrison, Rachel House, Nicole Scherzinger
Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice

 
Newlyweds are killed suddenly and don’t realize it until a city family moves into their home. Desperate, they seek the advice of an unsavory self-proclaimed “bio-exorcist” to get rid of the pests: the new owners.

2pm October 20
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 92 minutes
Release year: 1988
Director: Tim Burton
Cast: Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, Geena Davis, Jeffrey Jones, Catherine O’Hara
Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus

 
Three 17th-century witches, hanged for their murderous crimes, are resurrected on Halloween in modern-day Salem by an unsuspecting boy, who must now figure out how to get them back in the ground.

2pm October 27
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 95 minutes
Release year: 1993
Director: Kenny Ortega
Cast: Bette Midler, Sarah Jessica Parker, Kathy Najimy, Omri Katz, Thora Birch
The Wizard of Oz

The Wizard of Oz

 
In this much-loved musical adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s classic novel, Kansas girl Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are whisked by a tornado into the magical land of Oz, where they are joined by the Tin Man, the Scarecrow and the Cowardly Lion on an adventure down the Yellow Brick Road to persuade the Wizard to help her find her way home.

2pm November 3
 
Rating: G
Running time: 101 minutes
Release year: 1939
Director: Victor Fleming
Cast: Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Jack Haley, Bert Lahr, Margaret Hamilton
Elf

Elf

 
After accidentally falling into Santa Claus’ gift sack, a human baby is raised at the North Pole, growing up to believe he is an elf. Due to his large size, the “elf” causes chaos in Santa’s workshop, forcing Kris Kringle to send him on a mission to find his human roots.

2pm November 24
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 97 minutes
Release year: 2003
Director: Jon Favreau
Cast: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart, Edward Asner, Mary Steenburgen
The Polar Express

The Polar Express

 
A doubting 8-year-old boy is whisked to the North Pole on a magical train for a meeting with Santa. Meanwhile, the train’s conductor, along with the other young passengers, help turn the boy’s crisis in faith into a wondrous journey of self-discovery.

2pm December 1
 
Rating: G
Running time: 100 minutes
Release year: 2004
Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cast: Tom Hanks, Nona Gaye, Peter Scolari, Leslie Zemeckis, Michael Jeter
Its a Wonderful Life

It’s a Wonderful Life

 
In Frank Capra’s classic holiday comedy/drama, an angel (Henry Travers) helps a compassionate but despairingly frustrated businessman, George Bailey (Jimmy Stewart), by showing what life would have been like if he never existed.

6pm December 8
 
Rating: PG
Running time: 130 minutes
Release year: 1946
Director: Frank Capra
Cast: James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore, Thomas Mitchell, Henry Travers
White Christmas

White Christmas

 

A successful pair of nightclub entertainers (Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye) become romantically involved with a sister act (Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen) and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general in this musical romantic comedy featuring the songs of Irving Berlin.

2pm December 15
 
Rating: NR
Running time: 120 minutes
Release year: 1954
Director: Michael Curtiz
Cast: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Vera-Ellen, Rosemary Clooney, Dean Jagger

Previously shown in our film series …

Its a Wonderful Life A Christmas Carol The Polar Express Babes in Toyland Pretty Woman Hotel Transylvania Frankenweenie North By Northwest Ghostbusters Last First Comic 88 Days in the Mother Lode Quiet Elegance Neon Struggle Tis the Season Honey I Shrunk the Kids The Land Before Time Cinderella The Lion King Elf A Christmas Story The Santa Clause National Lampoons Christmas Vacation Meet Me in St Louis Hocus Pocus The Addams Family Beetlejuice 2001 A Space Odyssey Close Encounters of the Third Kind Up Dirty Dancing Hook 101 Dalmatians Forrest Gump Steel Magnolias The Little Mermaid Kings Speech Aladdin Grease A League of Their Own Footloose Finding Nemo Easter Parade Willy Wonka Citizen Kane Beauty and the Beast Lord of the Rings Singin in the Rain Gone With The Wind Casablanca Toy Story Groundhog Day Mary Poppins Frozen Grinch White Christmas It's a Wonderful Life Raiders of the Lost Ark ET The Wizard of Oz Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein Hocus Pocus